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TO GO WITH India-China-SriLanka-Maldives-diplomacy,FOCUS by Claire COZENS and Amal JAYASINGHE in Colombo This photo taken on September 10, 2014 shows a ship loaded with containers ready for departure at the new Chinese-majority owned Colombo International Container Terminal (CICT) in Colombo. China's president will kick off his first South Asia tour with a visit to Beijing's latest investment in Sri Lanka, a 1.4-billion USD port city development to include a marina and a Formula One track -- all just 250 kilometres (150 miles) from India's coast. AFP PHOTO / LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI (Photo credit should read LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI/AFP/Getty Images) LAKRUWAN WANNIARACHCHI—AFP/Getty Images

This Is What Happens When We Pull Out of a Major Trade Deal

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1. Here’s what happens when the U.S. pulls out of a major trade deal.

By Adam Behsudi in Politico

2. Stop reading lists of things successful people do.

By Emre Soyer and Robin M. Hogarth in Harvard Business Review

3. Abnormal is the new normal in mental health.

By Bruce Bower in Science News

4. No, you can’t master anything with 10,000 hours of practice.

By David Z. Hambrick, Fernanda Ferreira, and John M. Henderson in Business Insider

5. To help kids succeed in college, make high school harder.

By Sarah Butrymowicz in the Hechinger Report

The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, D.C.


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